Water or moisture absorption is important in determining the value of industrial laminates as a control of the uniformity of the product, affects the mechanical, electrical and chemical properties of the laminate and has a bearing on a laminate’s appearance and dimensional stability.
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extensive material knowledge and precision machine work. Growing into a large scale machine operation capable of producing immense economies of scale-
we pride ourselves on our small business roots and personal relationships with customers.
Lamitex® PF-30 material is a jute-fibre based phenolic laminate with a graphite filler. This material is your superior option when choosing a material for a wear surface application. The jute fibres combined with a phenolic resin matrix make this product strong, and the graphite filler provides a natural self-lubricant for the material.